Dianne Goldman Berman Feinstein (born June 22, 1933) is the senior United States Senator from California. A member of the Democratic Party, she has served in the Senate since 1992. She also served as 38th Mayor of San Francisco from 1978 to 1988.
Born in San Francisco, Feinstein graduated from Stanford University. In the 1960s she worked in city government, and in 1970 she was elected ... more »
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(1) Do not cry. No matter what. (2) Use your appearance to create an image of strength. (3) Develop staying power. (4) Specialize. (5) Don't wear your sex like a badge on your sleeve. (6) Put in more ...Dianne Feinstein (b. 1933), U.S. politician. As quoted in Dianne Feinstein, chapters 1-9, 11-12, by Jerry Roberts (1994). Feinstein was the former...
''Women have begun to see that if I go through that doorway, I take everybody through it.''Dianne Feinstein (b. 1933), U.S. politician. As quoted in Dianne Feinstein, ch. 14, by Jerry Roberts (1994). Said by the former San Francisco Mayo...
A woman does not have to make decisions based on the need to survive. She can cut through issues, call shots as she sees them.... Many bad decisions are made by men in government because it is good fo...Dianne Feinstein (b. 1933), U.S. politician. As quoted in Dianne Feinstein, ch. 5, by Jerry Roberts (1994). The former San Francisco Mayor and cur...